Badgers over the Illini 69-60

Sparta Wisconsin News – The Badgers got back into the win column with a 69-60 win over the Illini today from the Kohl Center.  The Badgers went into the half down by 6, due to some lights out, 3-point shooting from the Illini.  Ethan Happ scored 20 points and had 6 (yes 6 steals) to…

Brett Favre

Tickets go on sale for Favre induction ceremony

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) – Proceeds from ticket sales to watch Brett Favre’s induction into the Green Bay Packers’ Hall of Fame on the Lambeau Field video boards will benefit his charity — Favre 4 Hope Those tickets at $4 a piece go on sale at 10 a.m. Tuesday. The banquet and ceremony will be…

Manager Ron Roenicke Fired

Brewers Fire Manager Ron Roenicke

Sparta Wisconsin News – Even a win against the Cubs could not stop the Brewers from firing their skipper.  The Brewers announced tonight that they were Firing Manager Ron Roenicke. The Brewers are a league worst 7-18. The manager was hired in 2011 and compiled a winning record of 342-331. His first year as the teams…

Damarius-Randall

Packers 2015 Draft Review

Sparta Wisconsin News – All the picks are in and the Packers picked an even 4 offensive players, and 4 defensive Players. Here is the breakdown of all the Packers pick’s in the 2015 NFL Draft. Round 1 Pick 30 Damarious Randall, Cornerback, Arizona State         Round 2 Pick 62 Quinten Rollins, Cornerback, Miami…

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Mayweather goes to 48-0

Sparta Wisconsin News – Mayweather wins by unanimous decision in what was supposed to be the fight of the century and extends his record to 48-0.  Instead it turned out to be a yawner for most fans of the match who were expecting knock out blows and flurries of combinations by Pacquiao. What the fans got…

8 Sparta State Wrestlers

8 Sparta High School Wrestlers Qualify for State

Sparta WI – Sparta High School had 8 individual wrestlers qualify for state.  The most ever in School History. Those qualifying were: Corey Zimmerman, 106; Christian Lamon, 120; John Roddick, 126; Jaden Winchel, 132; Brett Von Ruden, 138; Brock Polhamus, 145; Hayden Krein, 153; Logan Van Tassel, 170 . Jaden Winchel, Brock Polhamus, and John…